Category: Natural Home Remedies

Gout is the inflammatory disorder of joints. Middle-aged men and women, post menopause, are most affected. Gout attacks are sudden bouts of pain that is felt in the joints, especially in and around the big toe. In gout there is …

Goitre is the swelling of the thyroid gland in the neck. Goiter may occur even without the swelling. Women are more prone to this disease during puberty, pregnancy and menopause, or when they are overworked and do not get sufficient …

Gastroenteritis is acute inflammation of the lining of the stomach and small bowel due to infection from contaminated food or water.

  • Vomiting and diarrhea
  • Abdominal cramps
  • Nausea, weakness and fever
  • Intense rectal burning
  • Presence of mucus and blood in stools

Gastritis is an inflammation of the mucus membrane lining of the stomach. It is a common stomach disorder that may result from many causes such as acute alcoholism, drugs like aspirin, hot spicy food, food allergy, bacteria etc. Gastritis can …

Gallbladder stores bile (secreted by the liver) and assists in the digestion and absorption of fats and minerals. Disturbances in the composition of bile can cause inflammation that irritates the lining of gallbladder and leads to stone formation.

Few specific

Epilepsy is a serious disease of central nervous system and refers to a chronic condition where repeated fits or attacks of unconsciousness occur with violent shivers. Attacks reduce with age. The uncertainty in the time of attack is one major …

Emphysema is a disease where there is chronic and gradual deterioration of lung tissue. In this disease the air sacs remain permanently inflated. They lose their elasticity and as a result person experiences difficulty in breathing and cough. The disease …

Dysentery is a disease of the large intestine, characterized by ulceration and inflammation of the bowel and colic pain. Stools are liquid or semi-formed and are accompanied by mucous and blood. Dysentery caused by protozoa (amoebic dysentery) is mild but …

Diverticula are small pouches that can be found anywhere in the gastrointestinal tract. They are most common in large bowel. Diverticulosis is a condition referred when diverticula are present. Diverticula usually develop after the age of 40.

When these small …

Diphtheria is an acute infectious disease caused by a toxin producing bacteria, cornybacterium diphtherium. The disease affects mucus lining of upper respiratory tract, mostly the tonsils, nose and throat. The characteristic feature of diphtheria is thick grey coated layer at …

Dermatitis is mechanical or chemical disruption of the outer layer of skin. It can cause internal and external inflammation of the skin. Face, neck, eyelids, forearms and genital areas are more prone to it. This condition can affect all age …

Dental Caries occur when progressive destruction of the mineral and organic components of the two outer layers of tooth by bacteria lead to tooth decay.

Symptoms of Dental Caries

Initially the tooth is sensitive to hot and cold substances and …

Inflammation of colon or the large intestine in medical parlance is called colitis. It is a common gastrointestinal problem affecting individuals of any age and both the genders. Human colon or large intestine is a large long tube which is …

Cervical Spondylosis is a degenerative disease of the cervical region of the spine. The spine is made of blocks of bones, in-between them cushions of cartilage and elastic tissues called as inter-vertebral discs which act as shock absorbers. But when …

Bronchitis is a respiratory disorder in which the mucus lining of the bronchi is inflamed. Bronchi are air passages from which air flows into the lung tissue. The internal lining of airway gets swollen and prevents to and fro movement …

Anal Fissure is cracking of skin around the anus, the excretory opening from the bowel. This tear occurs where the skin meets delicate mucus membrane in the anal area. It is usually associated with bowel disorders; the common cause is …

Anemia is a condition in which there is decrease in number of red blood cells or low hemoglobin. Hemoglobin is a type of protein present in red blood cells. It contains iron and oxygen, both of which are delivered to …

Appendix is a small tube like structure hanging from the cecum. Cecum is the first part of large intestine. Appendix resembles like a small fat worm, therefore in medical text it is called vermiform appendix. Commonly it is as long …

Alcoholism is a serious health problem faced by people all over the world. Alcoholism is an addiction to alcohol where a person is unable to prevent himself from frequent and excessive consumption for physical and psychological reasons. It is a …